Purchases of Services From People with Severe Disabilities, Board for; established. (SB1314)

Introduced By

Sen. Chuck Colgan (D-Manassas) with support from co-patrons Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath), Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke), Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon), Sen. Roscoe Reynolds (D-Martinsville), and Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Committee on Purchases of Services From People with Severe Disabilities. Establishes the Committee on Purchases of Services from People with Severe Disabilities to encourage state agencies and political subdivisions of the Commonwealth to purchase services provided by persons with severe disabilities as a means of increasing employment opportunities. Under the bill, the Committee will establish and publish a procurement list consisting of services provided by qualified nonprofit entities for people with severe disabilities for procurement from state agencies and political subdivisions. The Committee will also establish fair market price of services that are contained on the procurement list. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 092384212
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/22/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1314)
02/04/2009Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2009Committee substitute printed 092424212-S1
02/06/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2009Read second time
02/09/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/09/2009Committee substitute agreed to 092424212-S1
02/09/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1314S1
02/09/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1314S1)
02/13/2009Placed on Calendar
02/13/2009Read first time
02/13/2009Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/16/2009Assigned App. sub: Technology Oversight & Government Activities (Landes)
02/17/2009Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/28/2009Left in Appropriations